Bidu Sayão - Bachiana nº 5 - Cantilena

Opera Arias and Brazilian Folksongs (Masterworks Heritage) - 1996

Gravações realizadas em Nova York entre 1941 e 1950.

Bachiana brasileira No.5: Aria - Cantilena
Heitor Villa-Lobos (1887-1959) - 7:02
"Je veux vivre" from Roméo et Juliette (Act I) Charles Gounod (1818-1893) - 3:30
"Roi de Thule" from Faust (Act III) Charles Gounod (1818-1893) - 3:25
"Jewel Song" from Faust (Act III) Charles Gounod (1818-1893) - 3:52
"Je suis" encore from Manon (Act I) Jules Massenet (1842-1912) - 4:05
"Restons ici... Voyons, Manon" from Manon (Act I) Jules Massenet (1842-1912) - 3:52
"Adieu, notre petite table" from Manon (Act II) (Voice) Jules Massenet (1842-1912) - 4:15
"Obéissons" from Manon (Act III) - Jules Massenet (1842-1912) - 3:13
"Si mes vers avaient des ailes" - Reynaldo Hahn (1874-1947) - 2:02
"Chanson triste" Henri Duparc (1848-1933) - 3:23
"L'année en vain chasse from "L'enfant prodigue" Claude Debussy (1862-1918) - 4:56
"De fleurs" Claude Debussy (1862-1918) - 4:22
"Toi, le cœur de la rose from L'enfant et les sortiléges" Maurice Ravel (1875-1937) - 1:26
"Si tu le veux!" Charles Koechlin (1867-1950) - 1:34
'Le Nelumbo" Ernest Moret (d.1949) - 1:40

Folk Songs of Brazil (arrangements of traditional songs)
Ernani Braga (1898-1948) :
Nigue-nigue-ninhas 1:58
Capim di Pranta 2:08
Ó kinimbá 2:18
São-João da ra-rão 3:02
Engenho novo 1:24
A casinha pequenina 3:07
Meu boi barroso 2:40
Ogundé uareré 2:38

Manon, Live Performance, 13 Feb., 1937, w.de Abravanel Cond. Bidú Sayão, Sydney Rayner, Richard Bonelli, Chase Baromeo.; Bidú Sayão: Songs & Arias by Costa, Gomez, Netto, Thomas, Verdi, Mascagni & Puccini. (E.U.A) 3-Naxos 8.11003/05.

Don Pasquale, 1940 / Walhall WHL 25 (2 CDs) Live in New York (21 December) Metropolitan Opera Orch,. Gennaro Papi (cond.) Salvatore Baccaloni (Don Pasquale), Frank Valentino (Malatesta), Bidu Sayao (Norina), Nino Martini (Ernesto)

Le Nozze di Figaro, Live Performance, 17 April, 1943, w.Breisach Cond. Eleanor Steber, Bidù Sayão, Jarmila Novotná, John Brownlee, Ezio Pinza, Salvatore Baccaloni, etc. (England) 3–Guild 2203/05.


Bidu Sayao Sings Debussy, Mozart, Puccini and Leoncavallo - 1997

"La Damoiselle élue" (Lyric poem for women's voices and orchestra after Dante-Gabriel Rossetti's poem "The Blessed Damozel" Claude Debussy (1862-1918) - 20:05
"Non so più from Le nozze di Figaro" (The Marriage of Figaro), K. 492 [Act I] Wolfang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791) - 2:50
"Voi che sapete from Le nozze di Figaro"(The Marriage of Figaro), K. 492 (Act II) Wolfang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791) - 3:05
"Porgi Amor from Le nozze di Figaro" (The Marriage of Figaro), K. 492 (Act II)
Wolfang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791) - 4:17
"Deh vieni, non tardar from Le nozze di Figaro" (The Marriage of Figaro), K. 492 (Act IV) Wolfang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791) - 5:06
"Vedrai, carino from Il dissoluto punito, ossia Il Don Giovanni" (Don Giovanni), K. 527 (Act II) Wolfang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791) - 3:49
"Batti, batti from Il dissoluto punito, ossia Il Don Giovanni" (Don Giovanni), K. 527 (Act I) Wolfang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791) - 4:29
"Ah, non credea mirarti" from La sonnambula (Act III) Vincenzo Bellini (1801-1835) - 4:24
"Ah, fors' è lui...Sempre libera" from La traviata (Act I) Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901) - 7:14
"Mi chiamano Mimì" from La bohème (Act I) Giacomo Puccini (1858-1924) - 4:35
"Quando m'en vo soletta" (Musetta's Waltz) from La bohème (Act II) Giacomo Puccini (1858-1924) - 2:17
"Addìo, senza rancor" from La bohème - Giacomo Puccini (1858-1924) - 3:13
"Un bel dì, vedremo" from Madama Butterfly (Act II) Giacomo Puccini (1858-1924) - 4:33
"O mìo babbino caro" from Gianni Schicchi - Giacomo Puccini (1858-1924) - 2:03
"Ballatella" ("Qual fiamma avea nel guardo") from I Pagliacci - Ruggero Leoncavallo (1857-1919)

La Boheme, Live Performance, 17 March, 1951, w.Cleva Cond. Giuseppe di Stefano, Bidù Sayão, Giuseppe Valdengo, Cesare Siepi, etc. (Italy) 2-GOP 66.312.

Il Barbiere Di Siviglia, Rossini, 10 April, 1943, Cleveland. Interpreti: Nino Martini; Salvatore Baccaloni; Bidú Sayão (S); John Brownlee; Ezio Pinza; Mack Harrell; manca; Irra Petina John Dudley. Coro e Orchestra Teatro opera “Metropolitan” New York, dir. Franl St. Leger.




Floresta do Amazonas, 1959

Bidu Sayão; Symphony of the Air & Chorus; Heitor Villa-Lobos, conductor. EMI CDM 565880. The recording was made in Villa-Lobos' last year, 1959, at the Manhattan Towers Hotel in New York.

Bidu Sayao apresentou-se 236 vezes no Metropolitan Opera como Soprano, 02/13/1937 - 04/23/1952

Fontes : Metropolitan Opera House NY, Ecco, Isto é gente, Terra Música, Luís Antônio Giron, Academia do Samba e Biografias Net Saber